The Arabic dialect of Gaza City

  title={The Arabic dialect of Gaza City},
  author={William M. Cotter},
  journal={Journal of the International Phonetic Association},
  pages={122 - 134}
  • W. Cotter
  • Published 29 December 2020
  • Environmental Science
  • Journal of the International Phonetic Association
Gaza City, with a population of over half a million residents, is the largest urban center and de-facto capital of the Gaza Strip, which itself has a total population of over 1.8 million. As of 2018, it is estimated that at least 1.3 million of the residents of the Gaza Strip are Palestinian refugees from other areas in historic Palestine, having fled to Gaza after the creation of the State of Israel in 1948. These refugee communities originally come from the many historic rural areas that… 


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